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  • E-mail: E-mail was invented by  Ray Tomlinson 1971

    E-mail: E-mail was invented by  Ray Tomlinson 1971
    E-mail: E-mail was invented by  Ray Tomlinson-
    E-mail advances the way we talk to eachother now we could send messages from far distances away and it would be a lot more afficient and that was the advancement of mail and what not. E-mail is very important because now people can send messages a lot more easier and it can be watched for safety but now if you have a relative in china istead of using a phone you can just email them and that saves a lot more money people have been saying.
  • the minicomputer Xerox Alto 1973

    the minicomputer Xerox Alto 1973
    The minicomputer xerox alto was a huge advancement in computers everywhere because of it's unique design and more applications it helped move along bussiness's and schools in a more efficiant way. This new computer was important because it helped make programs faster and didn't have as many bugs as the other old computers did. It helped dedecting viruses and other sorts of problems and the best paert was you could move it from room to room.
  • Apple Computers

     Apple Computers
    Apple Computers were founded by Steve Wozniak and Steve Jobs in the late 60s and there were quite an addition to technology. The very first computer was made in steves garage and it had one keyboard and you had to buy the monitor for it otherwise nothing would show up. The computers helped make life easier in so many ways you could calculate numbers in a flash and you could run bussiness's off of these computers yes sir these really did the trick for human technology problems and creative ease
  • IBM hires Microsoft to develop an operating system.

    IBM hires Microsoft to develop an operating system.
    IBM hires Microsoft to develop an operating system for their proposed personal computer and this helped expand our knowledge of computers worldwide. This waws important because IBM was getting very big back in the day and they simply wanted a computer that would help technology advance into future computer and soon power computers and that is how this deal helped in the technology field.
  • The World Wide Web

    The World Wide Web
    This was important because now people could sell their products online and put info online for a minimal price and that helped the consumers to buy things more easier than ever before.
  • 1995 Java: Java is introduced

    1995	Java: Java is introduced
    Java is a programming language originally developed by James Gosling at Sun Microsystems (now part of Oracle Corporation) and released in 1995 as a core component of Sun Microsystems' Java platform. The language derives much of its syntax from C and C++ but has a simpler object model and fewer low-level facilities. java enables users to develop applications on the internet for servers, desktops computers and small hand-held devices The future of computing is being influenced by the internet
  • 1982 WordPerfect

    1982	WordPerfect
    Bruce Bastian, a Brigham Young University (BYU) graduate student, and BYU computer science professor Dr. Alan Ashton joined forces to design a word processing system for the city of Orem's Data General Corp. minicomputer system in 1979. This was called Word perfect. Word perfect helps by storing data and keeping it safe until use in the future and that helped company's everywhere for computer storage.
  • 1998 Google:

    1998	Google:
    Google is founded by Sergey Brin and Larry Page on September 7, 1998. Google Inc. is an American multinational public corporation invested in Internet search, cloud computing, and advertising technologies. Google hosts and develops a number of Internet-based services and products,[5] and generates profit primarily from advertising through its AdWords program. Google was released as a new age web browser which has been tested and proved to be much quicker than other website browser
  • 2006 Skype

    2006	Skype
    Skype is a software application that allows users to make voice and video calls and chat over the Internet. Calls to other users within the Skype service are free, while calls to both traditional landline telephones and mobile phones can be made for a fee using a debit-based user account system. If you have ever used an instant messaging program, you are no doubt well aware of all the problems that typically come up because of them.
  • Webtv 1996

    Webtv 1996
    Web tv is a thin client which uses a television for display and the online service that supports it. Wb tv is helping people to save money instead of buying a real tv.
    When you watch tv online it doesn't look as good as a tv but it is more portable and doesn't take up that much room online so looking for webtv is easy and very convenient when your at home or out of town.